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Computer won't change screen resolution

It used to. And now it won't. Every time I try it shuts itself off.
Any ideas?
It's an Altex that was given to me. I don't know what's in it.

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  • riverdaught Feb 01, 2009

    I have the installation cd that came with the card. I installed those drivers but it didn't help.

    It's a Nvidia nForce graphics card.

  • riverdaught Feb 07, 2009

    It's a Radeon 9200 series.

  • Peter Steiert
    Peter Steiert May 11, 2010

    NForce sounds more like the motherboard's bridge type.

    Read the following VERY CLOSELY!

    Right-Click on your desktop. Go to Properties (Screen Shot). Now click the, "Settings" tab at the top (Screen Shot). Now look at the, "Display" field and write all of the information into a response here (Screen Shot).

    Afterward we can try to help you.


  • Peter Steiert
    Peter Steiert May 11, 2010

    The easy way of finding out would be to right-click your desktop, go to properties, then at the top select the tab, "Settings." Give us the name of the, "Display" adapter and we'll tell you what type of video card you have.

  • EricDaniels
    EricDaniels May 11, 2010

    Is it an ATI card or nVidia card or Intel?

  • thejester67 May 11, 2010

    you need to download new drivers for the grafics card

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ATI NVIDIA
www.amd.com
then click drivers and support
Once done control panel display and then settings
change setting to your preferred setting
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  • DEKR
    DEKR Feb 02, 2009

    you may need a new graphics card

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